Sleepy Baby Chillin' on Mommy's shoulder Getting ready for bed Bright-eyed and bushy tailed after her bath in the morning. Cutest little bum and skirt Giving Mom a smile. A new semester has begun at BYU-I and it is finals for my master's classes! Stressed … [Read more...] about As of late…
What a lovely day! Cody and my families came on Friday night for Jane's blessing today. We have so enjoyed having them here. The house is too quite now that everyone has left, and I miss everyone very much. I think even Jane has noticed that there are not people around. Jane got plenty of love this … [Read more...] about Jane’s Blessing Day
This is the first General Conference (a meeting where all the leaders of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints speaks to and uplifts the members) that I have listened to where I have been a parent. There were many talks that focused on the importance of the family, the home, and the roles of parents and children. As I look at my sweet little angel, I am overwhelmed and excited at all … [Read more...] about General Conference and the past few weeks
What no one tells you, but it is true: Breastfeeding can really hurt. Your body is returning to its original state, and since I was three times the size I usually am while I was pregnant, this return has been painful and takes longer than you would think. Sometimes your baby's head does not get smaller as it comes out of the birth canal thus causing havoc for the already shocked … [Read more...] about The Truth about Motherhood
Wow! Jane is at home now, and I survived. Having a baby was the hardest thing I have ever done and taking care of a new baby continues to be challenging each new day! Most of you seasoned moms are saying..."Welcome to motherhood!" I am actually very grateful to have many of my friends that have already had children who have been able to help me with questions. Cody and I drove to the Agape … [Read more...] about Jane is here!
Well, I said that the next time that I post would be when I have the baby. My impatience has got the better of me. Babies are being born in my family, among acquaintances and around the world, but not mine. I have recently heard that some moms are boilers and some moms are cookers. Apparently, I am a cooker. Not to be overly dramatic (which is so not like me), but I haven't actually got to my due … [Read more...] about Twiddle Twiddle